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The Dog in the Manger

El perro del hortelano

Directed by Pilar Miró
Spain, Portugal, 1996
Comedy, Drama


Diana, the Countess of Belflor, is an intelligent, impulsive woman in love with her secretary, Teodoro. He is engaged to Marcela, one of the countess’s ladies in waiting. When the countess finds out about the engagement, driven by jealousy, she does everything possible to separate the lovers.

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The Dog in the Manger Directed by Pilar Miró

Awards & Festivals

Goya Awards

1997 | 7 wins including: Best Actress

1997 | 5 nominations including: Best Film

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